A Guide to Rural Pest Control
A Marine who was KIA in Viet Nam is remembered by a brother Marine.
Questions remain concerning an incident in which 22 Marines were killed. Was it worth the risk?
Mr. Seckin Esen recently asked, “Why do you think some people are attracted to dangerous sports or other dangerous activities?” My reply was lengthy, so I'll provide my response as a Hub article.
Kayaking is a great way to explore, a fine platform for wildlife photography, a tranquil escape from the crowd, and a good upper body workout, if you wish. I urge you to consider it and join us!
Fountain pens are considered by many to be anachronistic writing instruments. They require a little care, but they're a very personal statement.
There are those sweet moments between lovers that remain in aferthought long after we grow gray with time. I'd written this 40+ years ago, placed it in the pages a book, and rediscovered it recently.
Many of us are fortunate to have beautiful memories of past relationships, not all of which end badly. Some end because they must.
For those of us who live in a multiseasonal climate, we often set scuba diving aside in winter to pursue other interests or to travel to warm-water environments. What's a good use of off-season time?
Let us never forget that we are representatives for the activities in which we're involved.
Varminting can be a challenging exercise of basic marksmanship principles applied to pest control.
Sometimes we must wait before moving on, though moving on is a certainty or a necessity. We wait for a job opportunity to develop, to generate revenue for a move. It's difficult to be patient.
Since I was a young fellow, I've enjoyed the outdoors and I spent much of my time camping, fishing, and hunting. I set that aside for a while, but those cherished times in the field nourished me.
Relationships affected by absence, job vs. relationship, love/hate of one's occupation.
A Viet Nam veteran watches his 7 year-old son at play
Training and preparation for handgun hunting.